Usage examples for elapsed

  1. A weary interval elapsed before Count Morynski's fate was decided. – Under a Charm, Vol. III. (of III) A Novel by E. Werner
  2. Nearly an hour elapsed when she remembered the breakfast things, and rang for them to be removed. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  3. By the time I had made them understand, a couple of minutes had elapsed – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  4. Over two weeks had elapsed since the Thursday morning which had marked the downfall of basket ball. – Marjorie Dean, High School Junior by Pauline Lester
  5. Two years and a half had now elapsed since Gen. – A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion by William Dobein James